Cupid’s Dart Blue – Item #430


This lovely drought-tolerant perennial grows to about 18″ tall with 2″ flowers similar to Bachelor’s Buttons. Delicate, lavender-blue blossoms may be dried for bouquets.

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Additional information

Weight .20 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/8″ (3mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 10-15 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Sow in full sun and well-drained soil in spring after all danger of frost. Will not thrive in overly wet soil. Keep area watered and well weeded until plants are established. Blue-green leaves resemble blades of grass, so be careful when weeding.

Cut flowers regularly to encourage more blossoms.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Catananche caerulea

Height: 18-24″ (46-61cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: perennial